OKKULTOKRATI: Raspberry Dawn Playing In Its Entirety At Clrvynt; Album Out Friday Via Southern Lord + New Tour Dates Announced

[photo by Marius Eriksen] This week, Oslo’s eerie punks OKKULTOKRATI will unveil the unruly Raspberry Dawn — their fourth full-length and their Southern Lord debut — and Clrvynt is now streaming the entire album early. While paying homage to their Read More …

ANAGNORISIS: Louisville Black Metal Act Releases First Single From Peripeteia LP With “5306 Morningside” Premiere At Decibel Magazine

Leading Midwest US black metal collective ANAGNORISIS has issued the first public single from their impending third full-length album, Peripeteia, which is set for release in late October. The exclusive premiere of the album’s expansive “5306 Morningside” through Decibel Magazine. Read More …

AUROCH: Vancouver Death Metal Sect Issues “Say Nothing” Via No Clean Singing; Mute Books Nears Release Through Profound Lore

[photo by Max Montesi] With AUROCH’s predatory third LP Mute Books approaching release through Profound Lore Records in October, a pulverizing new preview of the album is available through a stream of the track “Say Nothing,” as premiered this week Read More …

WANG WEN: Experimental Post-Rock Collective Premieres Sweet Home, Go! Title Track At Ghost Cult

“…an ode to life and the changing of the seasons…”  — CityWeekend, China Sweet Home, Go! is the stunning ninth studio album from Chinese experimental post-rock collective WANG WEN. WANG WEN’s music narrates stories of their inward journey, sometimes gentle Read More …

FREYA: New Noise Magazine Streams Grim Days Before Release; Outfit Bears Members Of Earth Crisis, The Path Of Resistance, Soilwork, Megadeth, And More

[photo by Shada Gale Photography] As Fast Break! Records preps the fifth full-length from Syracuse, New York-based FREYA, the monolithic Grim, for release this Friday, New Noise Magazine has issued the entire album for early streaming, including a feature with Read More …

EDENSONG: Entire Years In The Garden Of Years By NYC Quintet Playing At Metal Underground; Album Out This Week On Laser’s Edge

[photo by Waxenvine] Years In The Garden Of Years, the ambitious and visionary second album from New York City-based progressive rock/metal quintet, EDENSONG, is now streaming in its entirety courtesy of Metal Underground, just days ahead of its release through Read More …

RACETRAITOR Returns With First New Song Since 1999; Political-Punk Provocateurs Unleash Flexi Through Organized Crime Records

At the precise time the U.S. seems to have put up the “batshit signal,” radical rabble-rousers RACETRAITOR return. RACETRAITOR is back to take aim at this crazy election cycle with “By The Time I Get To Pennsylvania,” the first new Read More …

BANGLADEAFY: Tech-Instrumental Duo Unloads Sci-Fi Ferocity In “Say It With Your Chest” Video Premiere Via MetalSucks

BANGLADEAFY has just issued a scorching new video, a bewilderingly wild infusion of sci-fi visuals appropriately fitted to their equally intense “Say It With Your Chest,” the song culled from their recently-released Narcopaloma EP. Filmed, directed, and edited by Jason Read More …

CHROME WAVES, Featuring Current/Former Members Of Wolvhammer, The Atlas Moth, And The Gates Of Slumber, To Reissue Debut on Vinyl Via Foreign Sounds; New Material In The Works + Updated Lineup Announced

Psychedelic black metal miscreants, CHROME WAVES, will reissue their self-titled debut EP on vinyl this week via Foreign Sounds. The record was initially released in 2012 and, featuring a compelling lineup of metal alumni with guitarist Jeff Wilson (Wolvhammer, ex- Read More …

MORKOBOT: Displace Your Face Into Outer Space With “Ogrog” Video From Italian Conglomerate At Decibel Magazine; GoRgo LP Out Now

The mangling GoRgo LP by Italy’s intense instrumental drums-and-dueling-bass trio MoRkObOt was released less than two weeks ago via Supernatural Cat Records, the label operated by members of Ufomammut and The Malleus Rock Art Collective. Just on the heels of Read More …